Robert M. Swadish
January 16, 1949 - April 15, 1992



Robert M. Swadish was born in Kenosha on January 16, 1949 in Kenosha, the son of Don and Rose Swadish.

He attended St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School and graduated from St. Joseph High School in 1967. 

A retired Chief Warrant Officer in the U.S. Army, he served in Vietnam, receiving the Army Achievement Medal, Meritorious Service Medal and the Legion of Merit.

He was a lifetime member of the Warrant Officers Association, the Non-Commissioned Officers Association, the VFW and Disabled Veterans of America.

Surviving were his wife, Barbara; his parents; and a sister, Linda.  Bob passed away at his home in New Albany, Indiana, on April 15, 1992, at 43 years of age.


Chief Warrant Officer
July 1977


Cub Scout Pack Meeting
January 1958
L-R, Rick Krajnak (glasses), Mike Clark,
John Kenney, Tom Hansen and Bob Swadish